Course name: Designing Your Future Course code: (GWL3O)

Grade: 11
Credits:1.0
Type: Open
Language of Study: English
Prerequisites: None
Course description: Prepare to make a successful transition to post-secondary destinations. Investigate specific postsecondary options based on your skills, interests, and personal characteristics. Preview Course
Interested in taking this course?
  • If you are a student already enrolled in an Ontario High School, please contact your school about taking courses with TVO ILC.
  • If your goal is to earn a high school diploma or if you are a homeschool student, an academic assessment of your application must be done before choosing courses, please visit Apply Now to start your application.
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Course fees are partially subsidized for most Ontario residents. The administrative fee covers the cost for us to process your application.
Grade: 11
Credits:1.0
Type: Open
Language of Study: English
Prerequisites: None
Course description: Prepare to make a successful transition to post-secondary destinations. Investigate specific postsecondary options based on your skills, interests, and personal characteristics. Preview Course

Course fees are partially subsidized for most Ontario residents. The administrative fee covers the cost for us to process your application.

Interested in taking this course?
  • If you are a student already enrolled in an Ontario High School, please contact your school about taking courses with TVO ILC.
  • If your goal is to earn a high school diploma or if you are a homeschool student, an academic assessment of your application must be done before choosing courses, please visit Apply Now to start your application.

Course Overview

This course prepares you to make successful transitions to postsecondary destinations as you investigate specific postsecondary options based on your skills, interests, and personal characteristics. You will explore the realities and opportunities of the workplace and examine factors that affect success, while refining your job-search and employability skills. You will develop your portfolio with a focus on your targeted destination and develop an action plan for future success.

Course Syllabus

This course is designed for independent study.
This course is designed for independent study. To preview the lessons, please visit this page with a computer or tablet.
20 Lessons

1.1   Creating pathways to success

1.2   Psychometrics

1.3   Explore personal management skills

1.4   What skills will I need?

1.5   PSA - Personal statement of application

2.1   People smart

2.2   Community

2.3   Group dynamics and workplace behaviour

2.4   The communication workshop

3.1   Career suitability

3.2   Postsecondary opportunities

3.3   Human rights and workplace legislation

3.4   Future trends

3.5   Decisions, decisions!

4.1   Managing change

4.2   Work search

4.3   Showcase me!

4.4   Best foot forward!

4.5   The application package

4.6   4.6 Culminating activity - A letter from the future



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